A New Leaf Foundation’s 29th annual black-tie fundraiser was March 2 at the Arizona Grand Resort. The total raised at Camaraderie 2013 was more than $157,000 and will benefit those served at A New Leaf shelter programs including La Mesita Family Homeless Shelter, East Valley Men’s Center Shelter, Faith House and Autumn House Domestic Violence Shelters.
Jineane Ford, Valley television personality, emceed the event as guests enjoyed the Springtime in Paris theme along with an array of auction items followed by dinner, dancing and entertainment. Casino participants played big to bring in extra dollars for shelter programs. As part of the live auction, auctioneer Scott Ford auctioned off the opportunity to help support families with Apartment Starter Kits at $300 each.
Ginny and David Jontes were the title sponsors.